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Cooper stripped of job running Surgoinsville Water Utility operations

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE a" Hanes Cooper will no longer oversee the day-to-day operations of the Surgoinsville Water Utility, although he will remain on the board of directors afor the time being,a board Chairman Lynn Norris said Tuesday.

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School consolidation foes in Wise vow to fight

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Steve Igo

POUND a" Attempts by school consolidation foes to slam dunk a community forum at Pound High School were blocked on Tuesday. Wise County Schools Superintendent Jeff Perry kept steering the discussion back to the goal of the ongoing series of forums seeking

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Kingsport BMA encouraging teachers to reject bargaining plan

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT a" The Board of Mayor and Aldermen is encouraging all eligible school employees to vote aNoa in the upcoming recognition election that will determine whether the Kingsport Education Association will be the employeesa collective bargaining repres

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Hawkins authorities seek help in identifying owner of meth lab

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

MOORESBURG a" Hawkins County authorities are hoping someone will help them identify the owner of a meth lab that was found in the midst of a cook on Saturday in the home of a man already in jail on pending meth manufacturing charges.

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KEDB approves purchase of Fritz property for River Walk

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT a" The Kingsport Economic Development Board will end 2008 having purchased another piece of property for the cityas River Walk project.

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Eastman officials expected to widely miss 4th quarter earning projection

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK a" Shares of Eastman Chemical Co. dropped Tuesday after the chemicals maker said it expects its fourthquarter earnings to widely miss guidance due to the economic tumult.

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Washington County, Va., school put on lockdown

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by NET News Service

A Washington County, Va., school was placed on lockdown around noon Tuesday after three unknown men entered the school and were subsequently asked to leave.

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MSHA slows merger in money-saving effort

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by NET News Service

Mountain States Health Alliance is delaying its majority ownership stake in an Abingdon, Va., hospital after MSHA officials balked at the interest rate they would have had to pay on $80 million worth of bonds.

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Police say Limestone man died in Carter jail Thanksgiving night

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by John Thompson

A Limestone man died in the Carter County Jail on Thanksgiving night, less than an hour after he had been brought to the jail by officers of the Elizabethton Police Department on charges of public intoxication, resisting arrest and criminal impersonation.

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Blountville man struck by bricks in Stone Drive crash - VIDEO

December 3rd, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Police say a Blountville man appears to be OK after he was hit by a load of bricks around 2 p.m. Tuesday on Stone Drive, and the juvenile driver who pulled out in front of him will be charged.

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